Can Gmail be used asa SMTP server?

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Cor'e =)
2010-04-21
2013-05-29
  • Cor'e  =)

    Cor'e =) - 2010-04-21

    I thought i'd ask, since Gmail acts so much different than Yahoo!, plus i'm way outdated and could use some updating info, tia!
    =)

     
  • Chip

    Chip - 2010-05-01

    If you mean to ask, can Blat send mail through smtp.gmail.com for outgoing mail, then the answer is partially Yes.  Gmail requires SSL support to access their servers, and while Blat itself does not have SSL built into the source code, Blat is able to get SSL support from a 2rd party application called Stunnel, which is available from stunnel.org.  If you are able, you can search the Blat group on Yahoo! for information on setting up stunnel to access gmail.com.

    http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/blat/

     

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